In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Plan Expo may be a trade fair for the construction industry, but every year it is the launch pad for the latest concepts in design.
- Thirteen local tourism enterprises will exhibit at the Namibian Cultural Route stand at the Expo.
- Kids Expo is the most comprehensive exhibition dedicated to the children of the region held throughout the year.
- The location was used for the Expo 67 World Fair and the paddock backs onto a rowing basin built for the 1976 Olympic Games.
- Motor Expo and fruit markets also held their exhibits in this zone.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.